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Hornby Magazine

12 issues per year   |  English
492 Reviews   •  English   •   Hobbies & Crafts (Scale Modelling)
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Hornby Magazine is the ultimate independent model railway magazine. Written by true model railway enthusiasts, it’s the perfect read for those looking to expand their knowledge or even for those who are newly interested in the world of railway modelling. Every issue is specially designed to appeal to both the seasoned veteran and the inexperienced newbie with various features that cater to all levels.


Featuring stunning photography on some of the best model railways around the country, every issue aims to inspire and motivate you to create and design amazing models of your own. Plus, you’ll always stay in the loop with regular news and updates on all the latest from the railway modelling scene.


Make the most out of your passion and hobby for railway modelling with a digital subscription to Hornby Magazine today!

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Hornby Magazine

August 2024 MAGAZINE DEBUT: SOUTH EAST SUBURBS Discover how the Network SouthEast era has been modelled in a garden shed ‘TT:120’ DOUBLE BILL Class 50 and ‘Duchess’ arrive from Hornby COMPETITION Win a ‘TT:120’ Stanier ‘Duchess’ worth £395 MODELLING OPERATION SMASH HIT Recreating BR’s spectacular nuclear safety test in ‘OO’ PENDON AT 70 Seven decades of the legendary Oxfordshire model museum FREE SUPPLEMENT International layouts in the spotlight


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Hornby Magazine  |  August 2024  


MAGAZINE DEBUT: SOUTH EAST SUBURBS
Discover how the Network SouthEast era has been modelled in a garden shed

‘TT:120’ DOUBLE BILL
Class 50 and ‘Duchess’ arrive from Hornby

COMPETITION
Win a ‘TT:120’ Stanier ‘Duchess’ worth £395

MODELLING OPERATION SMASH HIT
Recreating BR’s spectacular nuclear safety test in ‘OO’

PENDON AT 70
Seven decades of the legendary Oxfordshire model museum

FREE SUPPLEMENT
International layouts in the spotlight
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Hornby Magazine was founded in 2007 by Ian Allan publishing and has since been taken over by Key Publishing in 2012 - it's now the fastest growing model railway magazine out there. Hornby Magazine is the perfect introduction for any newcomers to the hobby of railway modelling - with step-by-step guides on assembling and creating the perfect railway. Receive expert advice on how to assemble and lay track accurately and to the highest of standards, plus kit construction and installing sound addons too.  


If you’re more experienced and looking for inspiration, Hornby Magazine provides you with a great deal of stunning railway photography and all the latest updates. Every issue features some of the most impressive model railways from across the nation. Featuring accurate and awe-inspiring reconstructions of locations all over the country, from a wide range of time periods including the 30s, 50s, 60s, 70s or 80s!


Every month, Hornby Magazine reviews and shares all the latest trains, scenery and kits giving you a full scope into products like locomotives, train sets, software and various train accessories. If you’re looking to expand your collection and want to see the best products available then Hornby Magazine is the ideal read for you!


Active or new modeller, don’t miss out on the ultimate railway modelling guide that is, Hornby Magazine! Subscribe today and gain instant access to all the latest news, reviews and special features.  

Subscribe to Hornby digital magazine today and get instant access to these amazing features and more:

  • All the latest national and international news
  • The latest reviews on products, locomotives, train sets, software and accessories
  • Event guides and listings
  • ‘Show Guide’: Events, shows and meets organised by model railway clubs and associations
  • ‘Reality Check’: Archive pictures of railway stations and the surrounding areas - to help make your models as realistic as possible
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You'll receive 12 issues during a 1 year Hornby Magazine magazine subscription.

Note: Digital editions do not include the covermount items or supplements you would find with printed copies.

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For iOS we recommend any device which can run the latest iOS for better performance and stability. Earlier models with lower processor and RAM specifications may experience slower page rendering and occasional app crashes which are outside of our control.
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The magazine caters to model railway enthusiasts of all skill levels, providing beginner-friendly tutorials as well as advanced techniques for experienced modelers. A Must Read! Reviewed 21 June 2023

Hornby Magazine

GREAT Reviewed 21 July 2022

Always good

Excellent magazine for all fans of Hornby Reviewed 12 April 2022

Hornby Magazine

excellent magazine. Reviewed 09 March 2021

Great Mix

Really enjoy reading the mag. gives a good mix of layouts, eras, ideas and how tos.
So much so it is the first magazine ive subscribed too
Reviewed 03 March 2021

Articles in this issue


Below is a selection of articles in Hornby Magazine August 2024.

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